Rihanna has revealed her latest crush and it has nothing to do with rapper Drake whom she recently did the sexy Take Care music video with nor her ex-boyfriend Chris Brown. So who is it?
The sexy and smooth talking Irish actor Liam Neeson most known from the awesome 2008 movie "Taken" which has a part 2 in post-production (Taken 2) and Academy Award winning Schindler's List.
So how did Rihanna's crush come about? It starts with the movie "Taken" first which takes you on an action packed journey as Liam Neeson plays a highly trained retired Central Intelligence Agent who has to look for his teen daughter that gets kidnapped in France during a trip with a friend and placed in an underground sex slavery ring. We're not going to tell you the entire movie, you'll have to watch it for yourself.
Rihanna says she developed an even bigger crush during the shooting of the movie "“Battleship" which she plays a Petty Officer, she revealed to Company magazine.
In addition to her Liam Neeson crush, Rihanna also stated "Battleship" co-star Alexander Skarsgard (True Blood) is also hot. The Pop singer/actress, who watches "True Blood" DVD's on tour and back-to-back, says she had to contain herself on the set and act cool. Yes, even Rihanna can get starstruck.
To top the cake, actor Liam Neeson snagged a picture with the singer to send to his son. And yes, she asked for a copy.
As for the movie "Battleship" which Rihanna co-stars in along with Taylor Kitsch, Alexander Skarsgård, Brooklyn Decker, Liam Neeson and Tadanobu Asano, it has already hit Japan and other select countries. Battleship movie is slated to be hitting the states May 18, 2012.